England expected every man to do his duty. We remember those who fell doing that duty on this day in history


Captain William Thomas Stackhouse, March 11th 1915, Stainforth St Peters

Captain William Thomas Stackhouse

Stainforth St Peters   Stainforth St Peters

Lieutenant Charles Henry Nevile, 1st June 1794, Leeds Parish Church

Charles Henry Nevile

Leeds Parish ChurchLeeds Parish Church

Ensign Henry Whittam, 28th May 1809, York Minster

Henry Whittam

York Minster   York Minster

Emily Wright, 26th May 1882, Easby Abbey

Emily Wright

Easy Abbey   Easby Abbey

Captain Philip Thompson, 23rd May 1918, St Oswald’s, Guiseley

Philip Thompson

Guiseley   Guiseley

Private William Waller, 22nd May 1900, Church of St Mary, Whitby

William Waller

Whitby   Whitby

Lieutenant M C Maccormac, 16th May 1917, York Cemetery

M C Maccormac

York cemetery   M A Maccormac

James Willie, May 3rd 1917, Undercliffe Cemetery

James Willie

Undercliffe   James Willie (2)


Stoker Petty Officer J. H. Bottomley, 17th April 1925, Otley cemetery


Liuetenant Colonel Christopher Edward Thomas Oldfield, 16th April 1850, York Minster

Christopher Edward Thomas Oldfield

York Minster  York Minster

Lieutenant David Gibson Turnbull, 15th April 1917, St John the Baptist Knaresborough

David Gibson Turnbull

SONY DSC   Knaresborough St John the Baptist


2nd Lieutenant Reuben Addison Mangin, 7th April 1918, Ripon Cathedral

2nd Lieutenant Reuben Addison Mangin

J Braithwaite, 4th April 1917, Horton-in-Ribblesdale

J Braithwaite


Captain William Maurice Marter, 3rd April 1900, York Minster

Captain Willim Maurice Marter

York Minster   York (2)

Walter Thornton, 1st April 1904, York Cemetery

Walter Thornton

York Cemetery  York Cemetery

O. Sewell, 28th March 1915, Horton-in-Ribblesdale

O Swewll

Horton   Horton

Gunner Francis Ward, 21st March 1942, Fewston

Gunner Francis Ward

Fewston  Fewston

Captain Lawrence Edward Grace Oates, March 17th 1912, Leeds Parish Church

Captain Oates

Leeds Parish Church   Leeds Parish Church

Sub-Lieutenant Michael Holdsworth, 24th February 1942, Kettlewell

Michael Holdsworth

Michael Holdsworth  Kettlewell

John Cockerill, 20th February 1916, Kettlewell

John Cockerill

Kettlewell   Kettlewell

Sergeant Arthur Birch, 14th February 1919, York cemetery

Sergeant Arthur Birh

Sergeant Arthur BirchYork cemetery

Sgt. Lewis Rotheram, 29th January 1943, Undercliffe Cemetery

Sgt. Lewis Rotheram

Undercliffe  Undercliffe Cemetery

Corporal Frederick Francis Short, 26th January 1901, Leeds Beckett Street Cemetery

Frederick Francis Short

Leeds Beckett Street Cemetery  Leeds Beckett Street Cemetery (2)

Private H. Edwards, 23rd January 1920, Otley Cemetery

R Edwards, Otley

Otley Cross  Otley Parish Church